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US-8,170,449 Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member which has an electroconductive substrate, a photosensitive layer overlying the electroconductive...
US-8,170,435 Belt driving mechanism, fixing device, image forming apparatus using same, and belt position adjustment method...
A belt driving mechanism includes an endless belt wound around first and second belt supporters, rotated by a driving source, a pressure member that presses...
US-8,170,430 Color image forming apparatus, color image forming method, computer program product
An out-of-color registration table containing a correspondence of amounts of out-of-color registration detected by an out-of-color-registration amount detector...
US-8,170,344 Image storage device, image storage system, method of storing image data, and computer program product for...
An image storage device includes a storing unit, a background recognizing unit, an attribute-information generating unit, and an image-data processing unit. The...
US-8,170,338 Information processing apparatus and method for correcting electronic information obtained from handwritten...
A disclosed information processing apparatus includes an image data obtaining unit configured to obtain image data generated by scanning a ...
US-8,169,672 Image scanning device and illuminating device that divide a light beam from a light source into multiple light...
A disclosed image scanning device illuminates a document with a light source, focuses light reflected from the document on an image sensor to obtain...
US-8,169,671 Lighting unit, image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus using the same
A lighting unit, includes: a light source section wherein a plurality of light-emitting sources are arranged in a direction perpendicular to a direction of each...
US-8,169,655 Technology for combining images in a form
When a plurality of image data are received, a form data from among at least one form data and a format data from among at least one format data are selected...
US-8,169,645 Partitioned duplex printing method based on the capacity of the output tray
A printer includes a data obtaining unit, a storage unit, an engine, and a printing unit. The data obtaining unit obtains, from print data stored in the storage...
US-8,169,530 Camera having an autofocusing system
An autofocus camera having a face recognition function, includes a photographing optical system including a focusing lens group; an image pickup device; an...
US-8,169,516 Electo-optical color imaging systems having strong lateral chromatic aberration compensated by digital image...
A spatially-varying sharpening filter and a color registration module compensate for significant lateral color in poorly corrected optics. In one aspect, a...
US-8,169,485 Anti-shake apparatus
An anti-shake apparatus for image stabilizing comprises a movable unit and a controller. The movable unit is movable for an anti-shake operation. The controller...
US-8,169,460 Image forming apparatus
A holding unit turns, while holding a latent image writing unit, centered on a turning axis that is arranged on a main body of an image forming apparatus...
US-8,169,458 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes an optical housing in which a polygon mirror that is rotated by a motor is accommodated and an air inlet that includes a...
US-8,169,457 Light source apparatus, optical-beam scanning apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A light source apparatus includes a circuit board on which a light source unit including a vertical-cavity surface-emitting light source and a package that...
US-8,169,455 Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus, control method, and computer program product
In an optical scanning device including a vertical cavity surface emitting laser (VCSEL), an optical scanning device controls so as to satisfy P1<P100 and...
US-8,169,398 Liquid crystal display control circuit, operation panel, and image forming apparatus
A first output unit outputs a control signal for removing a residual electric charge from a liquid crystal display module that includes a backlight. A...
US-8,169,039 Semiconductor device
A disclosed semiconductor device includes an MOS transistor having an N-type low-concentration drain region, a source region, an ohmic drain region, a P-type...
US-8,168,947 Electrostatic latent image evaluation device, electrostatic latent image evaluation method, electrophotographic...
An electrostatic latent image evaluation device includes an optical scanner configured to irradiate laser light of a wavelength of 400 nm-800 nm on a...
US-8,168,565 Thermal recording adhesive label
A thermal recording adhesive label, including a substrate; a thermal recording layer located overlying one side of the substrate, including a leuco dye and a...
US-8,167,410 Image forming apparatus
The present invention provides an image forming apparatus, which is able to prevent the adherence of toner on the surface of toner controlling means and around...
US-8,167,307 Image forming apparatus
Disclosed is an image forming apparatus that includes an image forming unit that forms an image and a conveyance unit that conveys a medium to be recorded...
US-8,167,193 Packaging container
A packaging container for containing an object includes a substantially square-shaped first sheet member and a substantially square-shaped second sheet member...
US-RE43,336 Portable electronic terminal apparatus having a plurality of displays
A portable electronic terminal apparatus includes a main body, an information input mechanism, a plurality of displays, a communications mechanism, and a flip...
US-8,166,542 Information processing apparatus, user information managing method, and computer program product
An information processing apparatus includes a hard disk drive (HDD) that stores therein user information, an operating unit that performs an operation of...
US-8,166,153 Remote control system and controlled apparatus therein capable of sending e-mail if communication request fails
An apparatus is disclosed that can be remote controlled by a controlling apparatus via a network. The apparatus includes a communication request transmission...
US-8,166,057 Data providing apparatus, data providing method and program
A data providing apparatus for providing search result information corresponding to-be-searched data including a search query includes a storing part storing...
US-8,165,514 Fixing device, and image forming method and image forming apparatus using the same
A fixing device, and an image forming method and an image forming apparatus using the fixing device. The fixing device includes an application unit to apply a...
US-8,165,510 Development device and image forming apparatus having electrodes that cause toner particles to form a toner...
The development device includes a toner carrier, a toner supplier, and a surface electrical potential controller. When the toner supplier supplies toner...
US-8,165,508 Developer loading method, loaded developer accommodating container, developer replenishment device, and image...
A method for loading a replenishment developer into a developer accommodating container such that when the replenishment of the replenishment developer inside...
US-8,165,502 Belt driving controller, belt rotating device, and image forming apparatus
A belt driving controller is disclosed. The belt driving controller controls driving of a belt that is wound around plural sustaining rollers by controlling a...
US-8,165,498 Image forming device
An image forming device is disclosed that is able to enlarge a gap of a nipping portion with a simple and inexpensive structure, and able to reduce impact when...
US-8,165,490 Image forming apparatus including a collecting portion inside guide members to collect and store liquid droplets
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer unit, a fixing unit, a discharging unit, and multiple guide members. The transfer unit transfers an image onto a...
US-8,165,488 Output control device, image forming apparatus, and output control method
A storage unit stores therein a first correction amount and a second correction amount for correcting a first output amount of a first device. A correcting unit...
US-8,165,483 Image forming apparatus with control unit and for control method for controlling the same
An image forming apparatus including a latent image bearing member a surface of which is rotated, a charging device, an irradiating device, a developing device,...
US-8,165,481 Image forming method and apparatus that detect an image density
An image forming method includes detecting a toner degradation state by detecting an image density on an electrostatic latent image carrier with high...
US-8,165,404 Method and apparatus for creating document data, and computer program product
In an apparatus for creating document data, an acquiring unit acquires a handwritten figure; and a recognizing unit converts the handwritten figure acquired by...
US-8,164,780 Appropriate printer selection simulation system, ink consumption amount simulation device, and cost server
An appropriate printer selection simulation system for selecting an appropriate printer providing more expressive output with lower running cost is disclosed....
US-8,164,767 Print driver with processed print data management capability
A print driver is configured to store, retrieve and re-print processed print data that has been generated by the print driver. Processed print data may be...
US-8,164,612 Light source unit, phase type optical element, and laser beam scanning device
A light source unit is disclosed. The light source unit includes a phase type optical element which modulates a phase distribution of laser beams emitted from a...
US-8,164,611 Multibeam image forming
A first beam splitter splits each laser beam into a first beam and a second beam. A deflecting unit deflects a direction of the second beam. A second beam...
US-8,164,610 Apparatus for writing an image on the target object to be managed
A surface-condition-information obtaining unit obtains information on a surface condition of a rewritable display medium on which information is reversely...
US-8,164,180 Functional element package and fabrication method therefor
A functional element package includes a silicon substrate with a functional element having one of a mobile portion and a sensor thereon; a seal member being...
US-8,163,455 Toner for image formation, method for producing toner, container containing toner, two-component developer,...
Provided is a toner for image formation, granulated by dispersing, emulsifying, or both dispersing and emulsifying an oil phase containing toner constituting...
US-8,163,450 Toner, and image forming apparatus and image forming method using the toner
A toner including toner particles; and external additives including a fatty acid metal salt having an average primary particle diameter of from 0.5 to 1.5...
US-8,163,366 Write-once-read-many optical recording medium
The present invention provides a write-once-read-many optical recording medium comprising a substrate, a recording layer comprising any one of bismuth and an...
US-8,162,485 Intermediate image formation optical system, image formation device, and methods thereof
An image projection device performing pixel shift in synchronization with sequential updating of image data is disclosed that is able to start and stop pixel...
US-8,162,306 Sheet aligning apparatus, sheet processing apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A sheet aligning apparatus includes an alignment surface formed in a planar shape and that presses an end of a sheet to move and align the sheet; and a holding...
US-8,162,305 Sheet processing system, sheet-supply control method, and computer program product
A sheet processing system includes a sheet processing device that includes a post-processing unit that performs a predetermined post-processing on a sheet...
US-8,161,409 Re-writable cover sheets for collection management
A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for using rewritable sheets. In one embodiment, the method comprises representing a first collection of media objects...
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